anonymous
  • anonymous
The correlation coefficient for blood pressure and amount of vegetables eaten in a group of people is -0.7. Analyze the following statement: High blood pressure is caused by not eating vegetables. Is this a reasonable conclusion? A. No; blood pressure and eating vegetables are completely unrelated B. No; even though there is a strong negative correlation, not eating vegetables doesn't necessarily cause high blood pressure C. Yes; eating vegetables reduces blood pressure, so the opposite is also true D. Yes; the correlation coefficient is below -0.5, so that implies causation
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katieb
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anonymous
  • anonymous
@Hero @Michele_Laino @Nnesha
Michele_Laino
  • Michele_Laino
When the correlation coefficient is close to 1 or it is close to -1, then we have a strong correlation between the involved variables
anonymous
  • anonymous
So whats the answer

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Michele_Laino
  • Michele_Laino
what do you think?
anonymous
  • anonymous
C
Michele_Laino
  • Michele_Laino
that's right!
anonymous
  • anonymous
Thanks
Michele_Laino
  • Michele_Laino
:)

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